(Sounds like Blagojevich served as an excellent employment agency for the Roland Burrises.)
Roland Burris II (the senator's "mini-me") was facing foreclosure on his own home last summer when he was appointed (and I am not making this up) to a $75,000 job at the Illinois Housing Development Authority.
His home was in foreclosure because he apparently owed (again, I'm not making this up) more than $30,000 to the IRS.
Let's see if we can sum this up neatly...
A governor arrested for trying to sell a U.S. Senate seat then appoints a man who has not only
It is a thick and heavy soup of scandal being served up right now in Illinois!